Founding & Mission. Stevens Institute of Technology was founded in 1870 as a legacy of America’s first family of inventors . Founding & Mission.
For 140 years, Stevens has been educating future innovators, entrepreneurs, and thought leaders. Our alumni range from inventors of modern-day products to Nobel prize winners.
School of Engineering & Science
This school is dedicated to educating students to have the breadth and depth required to lead in their chosen profession, rounded out with unparalleled access to practical research, renowned faculty and experiential learning opportunities.
SSE emphasizes global partnerships in systems- and enterprises-related research and education with industry and government.
The Howe School vision is to be a leader in the creation and dissemination of knowledge that drives successful innovation in products, processes and businesses, and then bring that innovation to market.
The mission of the College of Arts & Letters (CAL) is to study and teach the humanities, social sciences, and the arts uniquely by taking science and technology studies as points of departure. CAL is built on the belief that considerations of science and technology can and ought to be infused into the traditional disciplines of the humanities.
Stevens is committed to developing programs tailored to meet the complex educational needs and demands of the U.S. government sector and private industry in the area.
Our award-winning WebCampus brings graduate programs to students worldwide in a convenient and flexible environment.
Acceptance Rate: 45%
Avg. SATs: 1180-1350 (w/o essay)
Avg. Salary upon Graduation: $61,050- Class of 2010
Summer programs: (pre-college) ECOES, The Euclid Program; (undergraduate) Scholars Program, Technogenesis Summer Scholars, summer sessions
Student Body: 2,234 undergraduates; 3,700 graduates
The premise of the capstone senior design project: the nexus of invention, creativity, and entrepreneurship. Students use this unique opportunity to gain professional mentorship and apply their hard work and research to a real-world need.
Stevens has been named a
National Center of Excellence in
Systems Engineering Research
by the U.S. Department of Defense.
Stevens has been chosen by the
U.S. Department of Homeland Security as a
National Center of Excellence in Port Security Research.
The Office of Naval Research has invested
significant funding for the
Atlantic Center for the Innovative Design and Control of Small Ships (ACCeSS)
Stevens is ranked #3 by Forbes.com among U.S. Research universities for the high percentage on its research investment.
Division III Athletics
2008 Jostens Institution of the Year
for academic & athletic excellence
Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC)
Rank 38th in NACDA Director’s Cup standing for 2008-09 and 2009-10
25 teams with a GPA of 3.0 or better